King Tut, or Tutankhamun, was the son of Akhenaten, the king of egypt from 1353 BC to 1336 BC, and Nefertiti, Akhenaten's wife. It is believed that he had two siblings, one sister and one brother. His brother's name was Smenkhkare and his sister's name was Ankhesenpaaten. Tutankhamun was born in the year 1341 BC and died in the year 1323 BC. His reign lasted from 1332 BC to 1323 BC. He was the 12th pharaoh of Egypt, after taking the crown from his brother, Smenkhkare, in 1332 BC.